Jenna Ortega was born in California in 2002 and began acting at the age of eight.
Her breakthrough role came in 2014, when she was cast as Young Jane on the hit TV show Jane the Virgin.
Ortega's performance on Jane the Virgin garnered critical acclaim and helped her gain a following among fans of the show.
In 2016, she was cast in the Disney Channel series Stuck in the Middle, where she played the lead role of Harley Diaz.
Ortega's role on Stuck in the Middle further increased her visibility and popularity among young audiences.
She has also lent her voice to several animated shows, including Elena of Avalor and Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous.
Ortega has been vocal about her advocacy for various social causes, including immigration reform and gun control.
In 2018, she was cast in the Netflix series You, where she played a recurring role as a young investigative reporter.
Ortega's star continued to rise in 2020 when she was cast in the lead role of the Netflix series The Babysitter: Killer Queen.
Today, Jenna Ortega is considered one of Hollywood's rising stars, with a promising career ahead of her in both television and film.